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Ness Bus

304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT, Scotland
+44 131 212 5033
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The Loch Ness Day Tour Specialists. Visit Glencoe and the Highlands from Edinburgh. Also offer day trips to Loch Lomond, and 3-day trips to Inverness & the Isle of Skye. Love it, or get it FREE Satisfaction Guarantee! Choose from a selection of 4 Edinburgh departure points, and a covered by a 100% satisfaction guarantee, or your money back, for all of our guests. Private/Bespoke Group Tours on request.
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“our tour guide” (136 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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304 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2NT, Scotland
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+44 131 212 5033
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"whiskey distillery"
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"day trip"
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"our tour guide"
in 136 reviews
"scottish highlands"
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"great trip"
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"fort augustus"
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"hairy coo"
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"boat cruise"
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"beautiful highlands"
in 12 reviews
"scottish music"
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"recommend this trip"
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"bus driver"
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"visiting scotland"
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"history of scotland"
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"awesome tour"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"highland tour"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stephen was a great tour guild. We listened to scottish music. Enjoyed lots of history and beautiful sights. Stephen kept us entertained.

Thank tairer2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a knowledgeable tour guide with a real passion for Scotland and it's lore! Stephen was lovely, and I enjoyed his humor and musical selections (including the preamble- who is or isn't considered to be Scottish and why!). We visited the distillery, Loch Ness, a...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thank you Stephen for a fantastic day trip. I would highly recommend any of their adventures. The staff where kind and knowledgeable. Thanks you very mich!

Thank Lorie L
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Reviewed yesterday

Spending a day with the Ness Bus tour is an incredible way to explore Scotland, especially if you're only visiting for a short time. Our tour guide (Marty) was so knowledgeable and FUNNY and kept us engaged throughout the entire day. The visit to the...More

Thank drlexpavlov
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Recently completed a tour up to Loch Ness and Glencoe with John as our tour bus driver. John was fantastic, he made a long road trip lively and fun. Loved seeing Rannoch Moor and Glencoe. It was hauntingly beautiful. It’s amazing to realize my family...More

Thank Mam2255
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our first time in the magical Highlands and we can’t wait to come back. The Ness Bus tour was organized to showcase multiple “must-dos” with just the right amount of time at each stop. Our guide and driver, Michael, was exceptionally professional, knowledgeable...More

Thank chaseabunny1
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a spectacular trip for me and my 13 year old, we enjoyed the driver, Graham, as well as all the stops and sights. From hairy Scottish cows, the sights of a ton of movie sets, little shops and pubs, whiskey ice cream, as...More

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Thank Scott M
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Scott, Thank you for the review. It is great to know you enjoyed the tour with your daughter! I am happy Graham was entertaining and you made the most of all the stops throughout the tour. See you again soon.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had Graham as our driver and he was very friendly, interactive and hilarious. He was very knowledgeable about everything we saw and he was just a genuinely great guy. I will definitely recommend!

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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi mcneelydallas, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is fantastic to hear you had an amazing time on tour with Graham as your guide, keeping you informed, entertained and laughing. See you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent day trip out with a fabulous tour guide / driver - Marty provided us with a lot of laughs but amazing Scottish History . Brilliant day and highly recommended . Thank you so much

Thank Jennifer D
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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jennifer D, Thank you for the review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the tour with Marty as your guide, entertaining you with Scottish history and laughs throughout the day. See you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The tour was well-organized, the driver and the guide (john) had very good humor. We started the tour in Edinbirgh, we visited a whiskey factgory, we taseted whiskey as well. We could order packed sandwiches as well. We visited GlenCoe and Loch Ness, heard several...More

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Russell S, Manager at Ness Bus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi mszirmai1, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is great to know you enjoyed the tour, felt it was well organised and your guide John was entertaining and informative! See you again soon.

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tripleh2018
7 March 2018|
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Response from Kyle B | Property representative |
60-minute Boat trip with Cruise Loch Ness – Adults/Students – £13.50, Children – £8.50 (Exclusive Ness Bus discount – Book/Pay on the day of tour)
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tlmcallister
22 April 2017|
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Response from Russell S | Property representative |
No but we stop every couple of hours where bathrooms are available. I believe only the only company that has toilet facilities on any of their vehicles are 'Grayline Tours', and this is limited to only certain vehicles in... More
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